Artist/Publisher: Gould, John / Sharpe, Richard Bowdler
Name: Hunsteins Manucode (Phonygama Hunsteini)
Publication: Monograph of the Paradiseidae (Birds of Paradise)
Date Published: 1891-1898
Medium: Lithograph with original hand coloring
Condition: There is a 1/2″ blue line right of bird’s head, probably the colorists mistake, otherwise Excellent
Matting: Double matted and mounted with acid free materials
Mat Size: 28″ x20″ Window Size: 20″ x 13″
Paper Size: 21-1/2″ x 14-1/4″ Image Size: 15-1/2″ x 12″, excluding text
Includes: Original Text, Brief Artist Biography
ID #: M 3839
Generally, prints from this publication are very rare, however, in some instances can be extremely rare depending on the image/subject matter. They have truly exquisite detail, and the finest of original hand coloring.
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